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Saberonyx

Levittown Long Island New York USA

So two years ago I purchased 5 seeds of
"The Worm" Clementz 5.46lb 2020 Domingo (Bubdingo) 9.65 WR Marley self Pollinated in Dairy Doo . I grew a 1.11 lb tomatoe and saved the seeds. A week ago I planted two seeds and both germinated and look strong.
So here’s my question : How does the genetics work on this one I am growing this year ,am I still back to the original potential from the two parents ? In other words I don’t know what to expect should I invest time and effort and grow these seeds out that I saved ? Does it have good potential ?

3/7/2022 12:07:47 PM

Materdoc

Bloomington, IN USA

As long as bees didn’t transfer some cherry tomato pollen (or other smaller fruit) to the blossom that produced your fruit, you should be good.
But you never know.
Last year I had a Domingo plant from a pedigree seed & it gave me cherries. The foliage was different too. All of the blossom trusses were typical cherry tomato so I pulled it.

3/8/2022 1:18:38 PM

Little Ketchup

Grittyville, WA

All things averaged, I'd estimate a 50% chance of breeding true. You wont know until you try.

3/8/2022 2:24:38 PM

wixom grower ( The Polish Hammer)

Wixom MI.

I agree with materdoc as long as you didn't grow small eating tomatoes to close that bees didn't cross them you should be fine. When i made the Megazac and Megadom crosses in my bacement my tomatoes were only 6 oz. to 9 oz. And their seeds grew 5.61 lb. and 6.23 lb tomatoes.

3/8/2022 4:15:32 PM

Saberonyx

Levittown Long Island New York USA

OK since I only had some bigger tomatoes all around it let me plant a couple more of the saved seeds and I’ll keep you updated what goes on with them .

3/10/2022 10:42:56 AM

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